HuffPost came up with questions to ask your kids to see how well they know you! Here is what my son Casey and I came up with. Hope it makes you laugh!Read More
Unfiltered Mom blogger Kathy Chlan dropped by CT Style to share 5 easy and affordable chalk paint DIY projects for the family to craft.Read More
How did I get here? When did I reach this point in my life? For Christ sake, I am still finding myself! LOL. I have finally heard the dreaded word - menopause- from my doctor. I wanted to spit in her face and scream at the top of my lungs, "WHY!!"
Years ago, I watched my own mother through this horrible time. It was like watching the movie "Exorcist" and "Carrie" combined. I remember feeling sad for her and saying that I would never get here. Okay, you stupid, stupid girl!Read More
So with the holidays coming, my friends are scrambling to buy their husbands presents. I watch the anxiety all over their faces and I just sit back and watch.
First off, my thought is, they buy what they need all year round. And you really have the kids to focus on. I am not a good multi-tasker and can only handle a few jobs at a time.Read More
So every week, I am gonna focus on what is trending or popping. For moms, we are so busy and are lucky to see what is going on in the world around us!
Today, what is "popping" is hysterical to me. Ready for this - no one is active in activewear. LOL. First off, who are they talking about?Read More
For first-time parents, kindergarten is a major milestone. It is the beginning of their child’s education journey and they are beyond stressed out. To that, Unfiltered Mom Kathy Chlan says ‘Chill out and grab a glass of wine”.Read More
Dear parents with special needs kids,
I hope this letter will not offend anyone. I have 2 boys - 22 & 19- and my oldest boy, Casey, is on the spectrum. At this point in my life, I feel like I could pass on some knowledge.
The reason is very important - I survived and did not break! It was definitely a roller coaster, which I so love, with ups and downs and turns you never expected!Read More
I want to first say, I am NOT the mother of twins. But, I have an identical sister. So I feel I can give some sound advice to Moms of twins. Something wonderful happened to my Mom - she survived!
No one can prepare you for 2 babies - at least that's what my mom Joannie said. She says she earned every one of her gray hairs and she says that proudly.Read More
Singer/Songwriter Pink had something to say to some fat shamers. The response was awesome! She told them she looked and felt beautiful and that her dress was fabulous! Pink said her husband said there is more booty to grab and he LOVES it!!Read More
I had a blast filming @ CTStyle! Here are some tips trending about how you can make your baby smart. I soo failed, but hope you check it out!Read More
Comedy Central's Night Of Too Many Stars joined together to benefit autism and the show rocked it out! What rocked it, was a chorus of 7 kids with autism.Read More
In today's society, we are soo concerned with raising exceptional, intelligent children. But as I sit here thinking, I realize something. We are consumed with perfection, that we have forgotten that they are children.
Holy shit! What if our parents were like this?? We would be different people and have had different experiences. I loved my childhood - dysfunction and all!
When my kids were little and I was involved in "play dates", my husband would ask "What the hell are play dates?" I would proceed to tell him that they are organized play for our children.Read More
So I read all 3 books in The Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy. I was soo excited when movie execs decided to put the story on screen. I counted down the days!
Reading those books, takes you away from all the chaos that is our lives as "Moms". To go on a fantasy ride with 2 people who don't seem to have a care in the world was fabulous!Read More